Glimpses of S. Pas.


Caption this photo (#29)

Caption this photo (#29)

I need help with this one. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Novel Idea

Novel Idea

He was probably doing calculus homework or checking Facebook but I thought of this: “He drew forth a phrase from his treasure and spoke it softly to himself: A day of dappled seaborne clouds.” –James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Everyday Magic

Everyday Magic

“Mommy,” my four year old daughter said, “what is that thing?” “What thing?” I said. “THAT thing.” She said. “That thing over there that looks like a moon on top of a little chimney that doesn’t have a house under it.” “What do you think it is?” I said. “I think it’s where the flower […]

Cool Rider

Cool Rider

I never look this slick on my way back from Trader Joes. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Rectangles and Blue

Rectangles and Blue

One of the things I love most about abstract art is the way its world is rendered in shapes and colors. We get to fill in the particulars, imagine the story or transcend the figurative. I remember once standing in front of a Rothko painting with Shanna. “I don’t get it,” I said. “It’s a […]

Consolation Prize

Consolation Prize

Friend of GOSP (and intrepid vintage car scout) Dbdubya alerted me to the fact that a pristine 1940 Chevy was parked on El Centro this morning. But by the time I got there… it was gone. I drove around to see if I could find it but this old truck found me, instead. Read the […]

Settings: Part 23

Settings: Part 23

It’s that time again, would-be filmmakers and general tall tale tellers! If this were the setting for a scene in a movie, what would happen here? Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Time Traveler

Time Traveler

The parking lot was empty when I drove up to make a deposit at the ATM. I turned around and saw this mysterious car. I never heard an engine or a car door slam. It was as if it just appeared… Maybe I should have looked inside. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South […]

Slainté!

Slainté!

My husband found this four leaf clover just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, and that’s no blarney. (Remind me to take him along the next time I check out the end of a rainbow.) Today, though, we can all lay claim to a little luck o’ the Irish… It seems that those lads and […]

The Mal-tease Falcon?

The Mal-tease Falcon?

I thought I’d framed another introspective noir setting. But then I noticed that the building looks like it has a face. A face with a slight smile — albeit, one that is literally in the gutter. Oh well. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

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